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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1960
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-7.4°F
(-4.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-6.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941, 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1970
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963, 1968, 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1970
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1948, 1967
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1968
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1964
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1963, 1964, 1968, 1969, 1970
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2022
Ties: 1980, 1984
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2022
Ties: 1986, 1987
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/